(It is song #10 on Buffett's Greatest Hits Album, "Songs you know by Heart"). Devine was an able athlete as a student and actually played semi-pro football under a phony name (Jeremiah Schwartz, often erroneously presumed to be his real name). Andy Devine was born on October 7, 1905 and died on February 18, 1977. Western actor who played Jingles Jones on … Andy Devine is reminisced by Jimmy Buffett in Jimmy's hit song, "Pencil Thin Mustache", in 1974. Andy Devine was under contract for over fifteen years to Universal, and he appeared in scores of features including a number of westerns. Rotund comic character actor of American films. He had a childhood injury to his vocal chords which gave him that raspy voice that became his trademark. Born Andrew Vabre Devine in Flagstaff, Arizona, he was raised in nearby Kingman, Arizona, the son of Irish-American hotel operator Thomas Devine and his wife Amy. It is a song about the entertainment of Jimmy's youth, while growing up in the 1950s. Born Andrew Vabre Devine in Flagstaff, Arizona, he was raised in nearby Kingman, Arizona, the son of Irish-American hotel operator Thomas Devine and his wife Amy. Andy Devine full list of movies and tv shows in theaters, in production and upcoming films. He became even more famous as sidekick on television to Guy Madison as Jingles. Andy Devine, Actor: Robin Hood. ... Libra Named Andy #10. Although in his first western he played a dull-witted young man who is hanged after an accidental killing, that type of role soon gave way to the comic sidekick character. About.
Andy was in over 400 films and was Roy Rogers' sidekick as Cookie.
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